# ireland - Today’s News
The Department of Foreign Affairs has released its annual report for 2015, which also highlights an increase in passports issued.
# ireland - Yesterday’s News
There is no place for stalwart tighthead Mike Ross.
And belief, lots of belief, says the man who beat the world champions in 2012.
'It does piss you off, definitely': Fitzgerald calls for tightening of player residency rules in rugby
“It’s wrong,” says the former Ireland and Leinster back.
Experimentation is a delicate balance, but these men deserve a chance to show what they can do on a bigger stage.
# ireland - Tuesday 25 October, 2016
Myanmar was named the most generous country on Earth for the third year running.
Ireland defeated the Springboks in South Africa for the first time.
Former All Black Todd Blackadder believes Ireland are capable of toppling the world champions.
After 80 minutes over two weekends, the Tullow Tank is almost ready to roll again.
# ireland - Monday 24 October, 2016
Diego Dominguez has been sacked after recording four wins, three defeats and a draw in their opening eight Top 14 games.
“Garry’s getting better every week and it’s exciting to watch.”
# ireland - Sunday 23 October, 2016
Kieran Read captains the 36-man squad.
# ireland - Wednesday 19 October, 2016
Today, the Labour Party is introducing to the Dáil legislation that will require those who provide counselling services to women experiencing crisis pregnancies to be registered and regulated.
# ireland - Tuesday 18 October, 2016
There’s also plenty of recognition for newly-crowned First Division champions Limerick.
# ireland - Monday 17 October, 2016
A book of condolences was opened at the IRFU’s headquarters today.
Dairy farmer Kevin Barrett brought up five rugby-mad sons on the coast in Taranaki.
# ireland - Sunday 16 October, 2016
Charity boss praises Ireland's response to Haiti disaster, while calling world response a 'disgrace'
“This is a country that we have access to. There is no war, no bombs dropping and no excuses. The appeal must be met.”
They love us. They really, really love us.
The winger produced another fine performance for QPR yesterday.
# ireland - Saturday 15 October, 2016
Irishman Oliver Jager is part of Canterbury’s push for a Mitre 10 Cup title.
# ireland - Friday 14 October, 2016
Irish athlete Steven Colvert continues to claim he is innocent despite a positive EPO test in 2014.
# ireland - Thursday 13 October, 2016
The winger has had a special few years at Oriel Park.
Niyi Adeolokun was plucked from the Ulster Bank League by Connacht, but his form this year earned him a call-up to Carton House.
# ireland - Tuesday 11 October, 2016
“It wasn’t a bad way to go out,” says the legendary lock now that his hamstring injury has healed.
# ireland - Sunday 9 October, 2016
The road to Russia continued tonight as Martin O’Neill’s men faced the minnows of Group D.
# ireland - Friday 7 October, 2016
Serbia beat the Boys in Green 3-1 in Waterford.
A Séamus Coleman goal was the difference between the two sides.
Hogan has scored seven goals so far this season in the English second tier.
# ireland - Thursday 6 October, 2016
Eamon Dunphy has suggested the Dundalk manager could be the ideal replacement for Martin O’Neill in the future.
The Donegal man netted early in the second-half.
Ireland hosted Georgia in the Boys in Green’s second match of the campaign.
Eamon Dunphy claims Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has picked the wrong team for tonight’s qualifier against Georgia.
The Boys in Green are at home in a World Cup qualifier tonight.
A recent survey found that 52% of soldiers are unsatisfied with military life – with 27% having considered leaving the Defence Forces because of the commute to work.
# ireland - Wednesday 5 October, 2016
The 25-year-old was part of the camp at Carton House on Monday.
# ireland - Tuesday 4 October, 2016
France and South Africa are also in contention.
Irish puppy farms produce 30,000 dogs a year - here's how to make sure you don't buy from an illegal one
Puppies from illegal farm will likely develop mental and physical illnesses as a result of in-breeding and their treatment.
The Irish and Polish pro-choice movements are not that different.